British Columbia

VIDEO: Parents of teen killed by meningitis speak out

The parents of a Surrey, B.C., teenager who died last week of meningitis are speaking out for the first time.
The parents of a B.C. teen who died of meningitis speak out for the first time, the CBC's Lisa Johnson reports 2:59

The parents of a Surrey, B.C., teenager who died last week of meningitis are speaking out for the first time.

And as the CBC's Lisa Johnson reports, the boy's parents say he was vaccinated against the illness — but the vaccine available in B.C. only protects against one strain.